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District of Columbia Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in District of Columbia. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. The Catholic University of America, has the lowest yield rate as of 16.91% for academic year 2019-2020 in District of Columbia. George Washington University is positioned second with 23.77% yield and Howard University follows them with 25%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in District of Columbia.
District of Columbia Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1The Catholic University of America
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
16.91% 5,668 4,838 818 85.36%
2George Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
23.77% 26,978 11,019 2,619 40.84%
3Howard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
25.40% 21,006 7,578 1,925 36.08%
4American University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
26.21% 18,545 6,691 1,754 36.08%
5Trinity Washington University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
29.08% 875 846 246 96.69%
6Georgetown University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
48.46% 22,764 3,269 1,584 14.36%
7Gallaudet University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
62.67% 477 292 183 61.22%